Dreams of the golden age
Like every teen, Anna has secrets. Unlike every teen, Anna has a telepath for a father and Commerce City's most powerful businessperson for a mother. She's also the granddaughter of the city's two most famous superheroes, the former leaders of the legendary Olympiad, and the company car drops her off at the gate of her exclusive high school every morning. Privacy is one luxury she doesn't have.
Hiding her burgeoning superpowers from her parents is hard enough; how's she supposed to keep them from finding out that her friends have powers, too? Or that she and the others are meeting late at night, honing their skills and dreaming of becoming Commerce City's next great team of masked vigilantes?
Like every mother, Celia worries about her daughter. Unlike every mother, Celia has the means to send Anna to the best schools and keep a close watch on her, every second of every day. At least Celia doesn't have to worry about Anna becoming a target for every gang with masks and an agenda, like Celia was at Anna's age.
As far as Celia knows, Anna isn't anything other than a normal teen. Still, just in case, Celia has secretly awarded scholarships at Anna's private high school to the descendants of the city's other superpowered humans. Maybe, just maybe, these teens could one day fill the gap left by the dissolution of The Olympiad....
Dreams of the Golden Age is the stunning sequel to Carrie Vaughn's groundbreaking superhero novel, After the Golden Age
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|Grouping Title||dreams of the golden age|
|Grouping Author||vaughn carrie|
|Last Grouping Update||2019-11-08 15:49:26PM|
|Last Indexed||2019-12-08 05:17:53AM|
|available_at_bemis||Bemis Public Library|
|display_description||Anna, the daughter of a telepath and a powerful businesswoman and granddaughter of two famous superheroes, has trouble hiding her own superpowers as she and her friends train to become the next great team of masked vigilantes.|
|local_callnumber_bemis||SF FICTION VAUGHN,C|
|owning_library_bemis||Bemis Public Library|
|owning_location_bemis||Bemis Public Library|
|subject_facet||FICTION / Fantasy / General|
Fame -- Juvenile fiction
Families -- Juvenile fiction
High schools -- Juvenile fiction
Secrecy -- Juvenile fiction
Superheroes -- Juvenile fiction
|title_display||Dreams of the golden age|
|title_full||Dreams of the golden age / Carrie Vaughn|
|title_short||Dreams of the golden age|
|topic_facet||FICTION / Fantasy / General|